Lotus didn't start the fire - that was probably the dragon, she doesn't know for sure but it's the most likely hypothesis given, you know, dragon - but she was ready for it. She had gone for the library, joining the foolhardy, heroic-minded individuals rushing in and out to save the books. She had grabbed the books she needed and then raced across the campus, heading for the teleportation circles. The building is unguarded, for once - not surprising given, you know, dragon - so she slips in. She picks the nearest circle, disrupts it so it will pick a destination at random - should make her harder to track down if that's anybody's priority given, you know, dragon - and steps in.
"Noting that can't as easily wait until after you've slept."
"Oh, I'm not planning to sleep right away, you fixed my headache so I can probably get in at least four more hours of wikipedia, Kanimir's books, and talking to you. I'm having enough fun that it's probably not psychologically necessary, and physiologically I seem to be doing fine now."